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Community of Portuguese-speaking Countries
A Comunidade dos Pa¡ses de L¡ngua Portuguesa - CPLP ‚ o foro multilateral privilegiado para o aprofundamento da amizade m£tua e da coopera‡ao entre os seus membros. Criada em 17 de Julho de 1996, a CPLP goza de personalidade jur¡d...

News Releases

Jewish Group Strongly Opposes Censorship at York University
2013-05-21
Independent Jewish Voices
Independent Jewish Voices (IJV) Canada protests the York University administration's decision to revoke the student club status of Students Against Israeli Apartheid (SAIA) at York University until Ja...
Publicity 101 for Colleges
2009-05-02
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Sources welcomes Commuto Inc.
2008-12-10
Commuto Inc.
Commuto is an online social bartering network where members trade in person with other members in their cities, schools, workplaces or any other communities they create.

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Academic Fraud and the Ponzi Scheme of 'Higher Learning'
Higher Education in Crisis
DiMaggio, Anthony
Article
2014
CounterPunch
It’s sad to say, but U.S. higher education increasingly resembles a pyramid scheme. The schools at the top continue to compete for elite students, by appealing to prospective applicants via the creati...
Adelphi Recovers "The Long View"
Zaidi, A.S.
Article
1998
Against the Current
IN 1985, PETER Diamandopoulos became Adelphi University's seventh president, ushering in an entire decade of "shock therapy" for the small commuter school on Long Island. Opposition to Diamandopoulos...
Affirmative Action
The New Look
Hacker, Andrew
Article
1989
New York Review of Books
Affirmative action may be out of favor at the Supreme Court, but it is becoming a stronger force on America's campuses. Until a decade or so ago, questions of ethnicity and equity could be considered ...
After the Arab spring, the struggle continues on a university campus
A dispute between a secular academic and conservative Islamists threatens the peace at a Tunisian university
Brulliard, Karin
Article
2012
The Guardian
A university administrator takes a stand against religious extremism.
Austerity U
Preparing Students for Precarious Lives
Sears, Alan; Cairns, James
Article
2014
Socialist Project
Policy-makers are introducing big changes to university systems under the banner of an austerity agenda. Globally common themes in this agenda include rapid increases in tuition fees, new models of u...
Connexions Library: Education, Children Focus
Website
Selected articles, books, websites and other resources on education and children.
The Corporate Stranglehold on Education
Is Higher Education in Need of a Moral Bailout?
Giroux, Henry A.
Article
2009
CounterPunch
Rather than challenge the economic irresponsibility, ecological damage, and human suffering, and culture of cruelty unleashed by free market fundamentalism, higher education appears to be one of its s...
A Different Kind of Safe Space
Gup,, Ted
Article
2016
The Chronicle of Higher Education
Words are dangerous, but not as dangerous as efforts to suppress them, be it by government or dean -- and certainly not as insidious as self-censorship.
'Free speech' - as long as it doesn't offend anyone
Diemer, Ulli
Article
2009
Canadian Dimension - Volume 43, Number 1 - January/February 2009
On the issue of free speech most of the right and much of the left are in agreement, and so too are many liberals, activists, and human rights apparatchiks. They hold essentially the same position on ...
Nation (university)
Wikipedia article
Article
Student nations or simply nations (Latin: natio meaning "being born") are regional corporations of students at a university. Once widespread across Europe in medieval times, they are now largely restr...
Post-Secondary Education Topic Index in Sources Directory of Experts
Spokespersons, Experts, and Resources
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A subject guide to experts and spokespersons on topics related to post-secondary education in the Sources directory for the media.
Publicity 101 for Colleges
Sources News Release
Article
2009
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Sources Select Universities, Colleges, and Institutes
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Academic experts available to take media calls about their area of expertise.

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Canada Since 1960: A People's History
A Left Perspective on 50 Years of Politics, Economics and Culture
Gonick, By (ed.)
Book
2016
An account of the most important developments in Canadian history from the 1960s to today, seen through the eyes of Canadian Dimension magazine.
En plein essor: Édition 2008 du rapport sur la recherche universitaire et la mobilisation du savoir
Book
2008
Un compte rendu détaillé de la R-D au Canada, plus particulièrement des activités du milieu universitaire.
Momentum: the 2008 report on university research and knowledge mobilization
Book
2008
An in-depth account of Canadian R&D with particular emphasis on research activities of the university sector.
Sources.com
Portal for Journalists and Writers - The directory for reporters, writers, editors and researchers
Website
1977
Sources is an information portal for journalists, freelance writers, news editors, authors, researchers and journalism students -- and a resource for organizations, institutions, businesses, and ind...

Media

Carleton University Magazine
For alumni, faculty, staff and friends of Carleton University. Reporting on the activities, events, issues and developments within the university community as well as the accomplishments of alumni, fa...
CAUT Bulletin
Newsmagazine on post-secondary education topics.
The Concordia Journal
A community newspaper for the university, published 18 times during the academic year on a bi-weekly basis.
Guelph Alumnus Magazine
Distributed to the university's alumni.
Luminus
Alumni magazine.
McMaster Times
News magazine for McMaster alumni.
New Trail
General interest alumni magazine.
Tabaret
For alumni and friends of the University of Ottawa.
Trek Magazine
For alumni of the University of British Columbia.
University Affairs
News and information, enrollment trends, teaching technology, research breakthroughs and employment opportunities in Canadian universities.
The Varsity
The University of Toronto's student newspaper since 1880
Western Alumni Gazette
For University of Western Ontario alumni.

Government Ministries & Agencies

Ontario Ministry of Education
The Ministry of Education and Training, formed in February 1993, combines the former ministries of Education, Colleges and Universities, and Skills Development, the Ontario Training and Adjustment Boa...


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